Six of the best movies on TV for your Thursday night in

By Rory Cashin

November 25, 2021 at 9:07am


Your Thursday evening movie menu has arrived!

Scar-Jo, Hugh Jackman, Kate Winslet and Tom Cruise are all in the mix this evening...

The Greatest Showman - FilmFour - 6.55pm

Celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary (Hugh Jackman) who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

All The President's Men - BBC Four - 10pm

The Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) and Carl Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that leads to President Richard Nixon's resignation.

Lucy - ITV4 - 10pm

A woman (Scarlett Johansson), accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.

Punisher: War Zone - FilmFour - 11.05pm

Frank Castle (Ray Stevenson), known as the Punisher, ruthlessly demolishes organised crime, but it starts an even bigger war.

Rain Man - TG4 - 12.05am

After a selfish L.A. yuppie (Tom Cruise) learns his estranged father left a fortune to an autistic savant brother (Dustin Hoffman) in Ohio that he didn't know existed, he absconds with his brother and sets out across the country, hoping to gain a larger inheritance.

Labor Day - Channel 4 - 1.40am

Depressed single mom Adele (Kate Winslet) and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man (Josh Brolin) a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.

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